Aeropostale (ARO)

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Aeropostale Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly):

12.97% for Jan. 31, 2014

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Jan. 31, 2014 12.97%
Oct. 31, 2013 17.08%
July 31, 2013 17.88%
April 30, 2013 22.43%
Jan. 31, 2013 19.88%
Oct. 31, 2012 27.89%
July 31, 2012 25.30%
April 30, 2012 27.96%
Jan. 31, 2012 24.26%
Oct. 31, 2011 27.08%
July 31, 2011 24.36%
April 30, 2011 29.13%
Jan. 31, 2011 35.52%
Oct. 31, 2010 36.60%
July 31, 2010 37.32%
April 30, 2010 39.43%
Jan. 31, 2010 38.77%
Oct. 31, 2009 39.26%
July 31, 2009 36.58%
April 30, 2009 36.25%
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About Gross Profit Margin

A gross profit margin is the difference between sales and the cost of goods sold divided by revenue. This represents the percentage of each dollar of a company's revenue available after accounting for cost of goods sold.

If a company produces phones and earns $32 million in sales but pays $24 million for the items sold, then the company's gross profit margin would be ($32M - $24M) / $32M = 25 percent.

Cutting costs result in higher gross profit margins. If a company sells phones for 500 dollars and the cost of the producing the phone is $250, the current gross profit margin is 50 percent ((500-250)/500). If the company is able to reduce production costs from $250 to $200, the gross profit margin is 60 percent ((500-200)/500).

Note : Profit margins are very dependent on sector. Companies that sell bland potato chips may not have very high margins, but will sell a sizable quantity of potato chips. A company that sells consulting services will likely have higher profit margins, but sell lower quantities.
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ARO Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Benchmarks

Companies
American Eagle 29.38%
Abercrombie & Fitch 59.05%
Gap 34.82%

ARO Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 12.97% Jan 2014
Maximum 39.43% Apr 2010
Average 28.80%
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